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04-21-2016, 09:25 AM

Man, 27, sexually abused teen girl for years, police say
updated April 18, 2016 at 5:56 PM


A Tuscaloosa man was arrested on rape and sodomy charges today in connection with the sexual assault of a teen girl.

Markis Rayshonne Scroggins, 27, is charged with second-degree rape and second-degree sodomy, according to Tuscaloosa police. He was arrested today.

Lt. Teena Richardson said detectives launched the investigation in January 2016. It was during that investigation they learned Scroggins had been sexually assaulting the 14-year-old victim for several years while she visited his home. Police did not disclose the relationship between the two.